Washington Nationals Houston Astros Game Ends in 6-5 Nationals Victory - Recap
Washington moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 6-5 win against the Houston Astros at Nationals Park.
The Nationals were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Tanner Roark earned the victory for the Nationals, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Anthony Rendon in the win.
Houston got a 5-inning outing from Dallas Keuchel in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 4 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Altuve had 4 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-9 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by R Soriano who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.